The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 180 184
Permanent jobs citing VPLS 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.060% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.47% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
332 427 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.67% 12.71% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 282 384 507
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing VPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VPLS
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VPLS across the Leeds region.

VPLS Salary Trend in Leeds